Did you know that almost 1 billion people do not have access to clean water, while over 1.2 billion live on less than $1.50 a day? The link between access to clean water and poverty is undeniable, and we’re happy to announce a unique collaboration between ourselves and 20 other organizations via Live Below The Line to fight global poverty.
Water Collective is living below the line this year to raise awareness and to take action against extreme poverty. The campaign encourages individuals, groups, and organizations to experience what living below the poverty line really feels like for 1.2 billion people on our planet.
For 5 days, the Water Collective team, friends, and supporters will be living on $1.50 a day specifically to help 22,000 people in Cameroon living in water poverty. We are halfway to our fundraising goal, and would love for you to share your voice, time, and ambition to turn awareness into action.
There are so many ways to act. You can: